Blog Archives

The parallel paths of Nkemdiche and Jones

Mississippi State defensive end and Houston native Chris Jones declared for the draft yesterday, something Robert Nkemdiche did earlier than most folks because he was unavailable for the Ole Miss bowl game. I’ve always been intrigued by the parallel paths

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , ,

Detillier high on Ole Miss juniors

New Orleans-based draft analyst Mike Detillier came out with his top 45 NFL prospects yesterday. That’s a figure that carries into the middle of the second round. Detillier had the three Ole Miss underlcassmen going off the board in the

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,

The 5 who will be most missed in 2016

Assuming Laquon Treadwell and Laremy Tunsil declare for the draft, a top-five list of players who will be most missed when next season rolls around. I welcome your additions, deletions below: Laremy Tunsil – I spoke to the quarterback club

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , , , ,

Robert Nkemdiche to miss Sugar Bowl, ending OM career

By John Davis, Oxford Citizen A decision on Ole Miss defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche, and his status for the upcoming AllState Sugar Bowl, has been made. The second team AP All America will miss the matchup with Oklahoma State.

Posted in Football Tagged with: ,

Nkemdiche’s apology and statement

The following statement was just released from Ole Miss media relations and is attributed to Robert Nkemdiche. He makes a formal apology. He cites a media report and denies using synthetic drugs. He does not deny or address the possibility

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , ,

Rebels may get a glimpse of their defensive line future in the Sugar Bowl

It was interesting to hear yesterday that Evan Engram and Fadol Brown are the underclassmen who have requested draft grades from the NFL. Only five players from any particular school can request grades. That would seem to further solidify Chad

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , ,

Robert Nkemdiche injured in fall from Atlanta hotel

By John Davis, Oxford Citizen Ole Miss defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche was injured falling from a hotel in Atlanta, according to police who talked with Parrish Alford. 

Posted in Football Tagged with: ,

Tunsil and the mock drafts

When Laremy Tunsil made his 2015 debut, far later into the season than Ole Miss fans would have preferred, I wrote about the incredible opportunity he had to increase his draft stock if in fact it had been altered at

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , , , ,

Charting wins for the Ole Miss signing class of 2013

The 2013 signing class, at least those members that will declare early for the NFL draft, has a minimum of four and a maximum of six games remaining beginning today. Not all will leave early for the NFL draft, of

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , , , ,

Freeze: Nkemdiche cleared for Auburn, Conner day to day

I am out of town today, and it’s a big help having John Davis with his usual good Wednesday work. Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze says defensive lineman Robert Nkemdiche has been cleared and will play Saturday at Auburn. There’s

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , , ,

Waiting on Nkemdiche

The status of Robert Nkemdiche for this week’s visit to Auburn remains unclear. There was nothing to indicate Nkemdiche had taken a step back in his return from a concussion sustained at Memphis on Oct. 17, but he also was

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , ,

Media Monday Wrap

Ole Miss safety Trae Elston brought up the issue of heart and effort in postgame interviews Saturday when the Rebels lost 37-24 at Memphis. Sometimes players say that after a disappointing loss — and these losses are beginning to come

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , ,

Nkemdiche’s fast start

From the Mother Ship, Robert Nkemdiche has long attracted the attention of multiple blockers thereby giving his teammates more room to operate. Now Nkemdiche is doing that and making his plays too. He knows the measurables will soon be important

Posted in Football Tagged with: , , ,

Parrish’s Twitter Feed

Meet the Writers

JD and Parrish


Want Email Updates? Warning... We Update Often

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 830 other subscribers